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Buxom Lip Powder and Matte Lips

Matte lips will always be my favourite look to wear.  The colour lasts longer, and it’s a true bonus if I can find a lippie that leaves a bit of a stain on my lips too. I like a lippie that I put on first thing in the morning and forget about until lunch.  I […]

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My Lips But Better: Estee Lauder Burnt Raisin

Liquid lipsticks are everything I want in lip colour: long-lasting, opaque, and best of all, matte.  To find a colour that’s my lips but better?  Well now I’m set. I’ve been using Estee Lauder’s Pure Color Envy Paint-On Liquid LipColor in Burnt Raisin, and it’s the prettiest lipstick ever.  This lipstick is super pigmented and […]

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Annabelle Edge Lipstick

Annabelle’s Edge collection is inspired by geometry but the Edge lipstick that’s part of the collection is functional too. The lipsticks are in a diamond shape which makes for an unusual lipstick, but also provides lots of sharp corners to draw nice clean lines with.  The Edge lipsticks come in lots of bright colours.  Colour […]

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Dior Expands Their Lip Glow Line

Dior Lip Glow has a cult following.  The original Lip Glow came in just one colour (pink) that turned in a pretty medium pink when you applied it on your lips.  It is one of those products that goes on clear, but then changes colour depending on your body chemistry. It’s fantastic, really, which is […]

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Rimmel Insta Collection

Drugstore collections these days are just so pretty and full of great formulas, and @RimmelLondonCan’s new Insta collection is one of those, and also Rimmel Stay Matte liquid lipsticks which came out in December. The Stay Matte Liquid Lip colours ($8.99 each).  OMG.  So. MANY. Great.  Options.  I literally have been wearing these non-stop since […]

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Givenchy Lunar New Year 2018 Collection

Packaging that makes you say “wow!” Givenchy’s Lunar New Year 2018 collection has the most beautiful packaging – red with gold blossoms on it.  The lipstick cover is adorned in real printed leather, but the loose powder has a lid of imitation leather.  The Prisme Libre comes in shade #1 ($69) which is a mix […]

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Dior Double Rouge Lipstick

Are you guys into the metallic lipstick trend? I’m not.  I didn’t like it in the ’90’s and I’m not really feeling it now either.  It just doesn’t jive with my aesthetic which goes between matte red to glossy pink to a pop of raspberry. But when Dior came out with Double Rouge, I had […]

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Rimmel’s New the Only 1 Matte Lipstick

The best matte lipstick is from the drugstore! Rimmel’s new The Only 1 Matte Lipstick is quickly becoming my favourite lipstick. Formulated with moisturizers, and created to last all day, this matte lipstick delivers a punch of colour with just one swipe. Best of all, the colour lasts through eating and drinking and maybe needs […]

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Hits and Misses from Dior’s Fall 2016 Makeup

Ok, this season, I’ve decided to do a hits and misses list… I love Dior makeup but like most makeup collections, there are lots of products I’m going to be using non-stop and lots that I’m not going to even touch. Here’s one Hit from the collection: Dior Fix It Colour 2-in-1 Prime and Colour Correct. […]

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Happy National Lipstick Day

In honour of National Lipstick Day, here are my favourite lipsticks!  Share yours in the comments below. Covergirl x Katy Perry Matte lipsticks.  These lipsticks are a satin matte finish which means that they’re not too drying on the lips.  This makes them easy to wear and if you moisturize underneath, the finish is even […]

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